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Welcome to Bettenland!


Census Data

General Information

  • Pop. Estimate: 1,476
  • Children: 22.22% (328)
  • Elderly: 17.21% (254)

Racial Breakdown

  • 1,125 half-orc (76.2%)
  • 232 half-elf (15.7%)
  • 62 dwarf (4.2%)
  • 36 elf (2.4%)
  • 15 gnome (1%)
  • 6 other (0.4%)

Misc.

  • 4 Districts
  • 74 Businesses
  • 159 Specialists
  • 177 Residences

Summary [-]

Bettenland is a small town in the Walganubia County with a normal population.

Environment [-]

Geography [-]

This modest small town is nominally populated (3,358/sq km), covers 0.44 square kilometers, and roughly has a diameter of 748 meters.

Climate [-]

Bettenland has a Temperate Deciduous Forest climate, which is characterized by warm and wet summers with mild and dry winters, and has prevernal, spring, summer, monsoon, autumn and winter seasons. Winds in the region are strong and the temperature is generally chilly with strong variation. Precipitation is massive, and the sky is mostly cloudy.

Astronomy [-]

Bettenland sees a binary star overhead: Lux, a supermassive yellow star and Sic, a small brown star. Bettenland also has a single moon: Elala, a massive rusty red moon. In the night sky, you see two celestial objects: a massive supernova that has been around for centuries and an imposing nebula that has been around for only a few years.

Cityscape [-]

Walls [-]

Visitors are greeted with a sturdy mud brick embankment that is 3 meters tall. The city wall protects the core 100% of the city, with 5 towers spread along the 2.96 kilometer wall.

Streets [-]

There are 2 roads leading to Bettenland; 1 road is major. The city is lined with irregular dirt roads in a ray pattern.

Districts [-]

The city is broken into the following districts: market, poor, trade, and slums.

Government [-]

Bettenland is governed through an absolute monarchy, where the monarch rules unhindered. The government as a whole is seen as inept and inadequate. Officials in Bettenland are often seen as fair and the policies are honored. The political influence of Bettenland in the region is improving due to racial tensions. In times of crisis, the population overcomes their differences.

Leader [-]

Bettenland is ruled by Prince Sszm. The Prince has been in power for several years and is loved by the people. There is violent opposition to the Prince and policies. The right to rule was granted by revolution, and that power is maintained by strict laws and corrupt guards.

Laws [-]

Laws are enforced by a local gangs, but are rarely enforced. Justice is served without trial, with a common punishment being indentured servitude.

Crime [-]

Crime is occasional. The most common crime is fraud. The imprisonment rate is 1.49% of the population (22 adults).

Military [-]

Bettenland has a reverent attitude towards the military. Their standing army of 217 citizens (14.75%) is at the ready, with a reserve force of 92 (6.25%). Of the active duty military, 9 (4.25%) are special forces. Due to their reverent attitude and sturdy embankment, Bettenland is properly fortified. Bettenland fighters are despised for their use of axes in battle. They are much maligned for their frenzied fighting and are considered moderately skilled in battle.

Economy [-]

The economy in Bettenland is currently stable.

Resources [-]

Bettenland is known for the following resources:

  • A cursed battle field inhabited by carnivorous crows that are feared by locals. Dan Antonman said one might find bags of platinum buried near there.
  • Magical old hemp fields that are frequented by kittens. One might dig up a stash of saphires in a well.
  • A haunted battle field inhabited by carnivorous parrots that are feared by children. Azmore Runehoof said somoeone said someone found bags of saphires in a nearby pit.

Culture [-]

Legends [-]

Around town you'll hear the following legends:
  • In times past, a cyclops named Vothraz hunted the countryside when the moon is new and was drawn towards those that wronged others. They say that if you see him, you will be driven mad unless you complete a quest.
  • Legends tell of Vess'ith's Ring, a legendary ring with the ability to make someone speak the truth. It was last seen years ago.
  • Way back when, a hag roamed the fields on gloomy days. Villagers say that the hag will offer you sweets, then banish you if you are cruel.
  • Many years ago, a Boogyman frequented the swamps and was drawn towards murderers. Commoners say that the Boogyman will offer you sweets, then steal your soul.

Events [-]

Bettenland is a lively city with many opportunities available.

Job Postings [-]

You'll find the following job postings:
  • Bored? Ankaro has been kidnapped! Generous payment for safe return. Mild danger may be involved. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Khalzor fe Ghessen if interested.
  • sharpshooting contest this weekend. Special prize for first place finish. Opportunity to earn a title. Contact Grunag Goldback for more information.
  • Required: Adventurers willing to explore recently discovered ruins and return any valuable artifacts. Reward is a priceless heirloom. Contact Khalal ahn S'heral to learn more.
  • Hearty souls needed to recover stolen statue. Will pay in gold. Contact Wiz Gearfuel.
  • Looking for work? ultimate fighting contest this weekend. Special prize for first place finish. Reward available. Must submit to background check. Contact Grunnir Clawvein.
  • Need a change of pace? A passing Warrior is needed for a small security job on the 3rd of the month. Reward available. Mild danger may be involved. Contact Zhom Skullsnapper for more information.
  • Druid seeks apprentice. Will owe you a huge favor. Contact Sszth.
  • Merchant seeks caravan master, cartographer, navigator, and experienced mercenaries for trade expedition. Will reward you with valuable information. Contact Nhugig Mokripper.
  • Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Will reward you with a land deed. Contact Nberm Laughshredder.
  • wood carving contest this weekend. Special prize for first place finish. Reward is a secret. Contact Paz.
  • Lockpick needed for totally legitimate reasons. Will reward you with valuable information. Prior experience required. Contact Dash Oxclaw.

People [-]

The people in Bettenland accept outsiders.

Citizens [-]

The following citizens are worth mentioning:
  • Belellthil Eyllisrisen is a male half-elf who is known in the world as being a laughably skilled grocer. He appears jolly.
  • Carlita Thermojet is a female gnome who is known in the neighborhood as being a laughably skilled engineer. She appears violent.
  • Jo Burliffe is a male half-elf who is known in the world as being a decent harness maker. He appears skeptical.
  • Aesellssa Hearthelm is a male elf who is known in that part of town as being a poorly skilled illuminator. He appears contrarian.
  • Zhugl Armcrusher is a male half-orc who is known in the neighborhood as being a decent scribe. He appears guilty.
  • Gaevarlas Silverfire is a male elf who is known in the world as being a mocked rugmaker. He appears quiet.
  • Jamey Brownman is a male half-orc who is known in the city as being a skilled soldier. He appears greedy.
  • Zubg Moksnapper is a female half-orc who is known in the region as being a decent social worker. She appears violent.
  • Hugla Headkiller is an androgynous half-orc who is known in the region as being a poorly skilled seamstress. It appears quiet.
  • Joes Castone is a male half-orc who is known in the world as being a gifted butcher. He appears battle-ready.
  • Illenssa Morningfeather is a female elf who is known in that part of town as being a decent jeweler. She appears giddy.
  • Mickic Barett is a female half-elf who is known in the region as being a gifted woodworker. She appears forbidding.
  • Drorun Roarsmasher is a male dwarf who is known in the region as being a renowned professor. He appears fashion concious.
  • Dan MacGoodrough is a male half-orc who is known in the world as being a decent forester. He appears idealistic.

Travelers [-]

The following travelers are worth mentioning:
  • Jamry Barll, an efficient female lycanthrope. She is a warrior who is on a mission from the gods.
  • Tbuk Evilrender, a xenophobic female hobgoblin. She is a fighter who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Dones Jamewell, a guilty female human. She is a warrior who is fleeing overdue taxes.
  • Agb Moknor, a quiet male orc. He is a wizard who is finding work as a merchant.
  • Elhkaro, a fashion concious female troglodyte. She is a fighter who is cleaning out a bug infestation.
  • Rugurm Greatmouth, a lovelorn male bugbear. He is a rogue who is finding a long-lost distant relative.
  • Rhutg Legsnapper, a solemn male half-orc. He is a cleric who is brokering a truce over a trade war.
  • Tomton Thermogadget, a nosy female gnome. She is a commoner who is brokering a truce over a trade war.

Locales [-]

Establishments [-]

These establishments worthy of mention in Bettenland:

  • The Colored Axe General Mechandise [+]
  • The Honest Ivy Druggist [+]
  • The Slippery Halflings Textiles [+]
  • The Lecherous Rooster Blowers [+]
  • The Tattered Horse Temple [+]
  • The Wiley Rose Store [+]
  • The Wobblin' Wine Construction [+]
  • The Northern Lion Inc. [+]
  • The Slumbering Hearthstone Reference Center [+]
  • The Lost Bill Inc. [+]
  • The Slippery Cat Fabrics [+]
  • The Drowned Weasels Jewelers [+]
  • The Deadly Heart Whorehouse [+]
  • The Glaring Wagon Inc. [+]